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Abbreviations used mainly in advertisements and sales promotions



bedroom: used in advertisements for houses and apartments



in search of: used in advertisements by people who are looking for a boyfriend or girlfriend



or best offer: used in advertisements to show that you will accept slightly less than the price you are asking



would like to meet: used in advertisements in newspapers or on the Internet

food rave

a very large party where people eat, sell or share many different types of food, usually held outside or in a large public building

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old and in bad condition, or no longer effective

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dead white (European) male

a man … whose achievements may have been overestimated because he belonged to the gender and ethnic group … that was dominant at the time

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